There are 8 ways to get from Herndon to Boston by plane, bus, subway, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Washington Dulles to Boston  •  2 h 55 min

  1. IAD - BOS

$80 - $314

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  13 h 12 min

$51 - $77

6 alternative options

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Boston  •  3 h 19 min

  1. DCA - BOS

$86 - $293

Line 950 bus, subway, train to Baltimore, fly to Boston  •  4 h 45 min

  1. BWI - BOS

$105 - $381

Fly Washington Dulles to Providence, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. IAD - PVD

$175 - $620

Train  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Acela Express

$217 - $612

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. 2554 / ...

$52 - $131

Drive  •  8 h 4 min

  1. 458.9 miles

$45 - $65

What companies run services between Herndon, VA, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Herndon to Boston every 2 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Herndon to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $210 - $600 and the journey takes 7 h 1 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Bus operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from Herndon-Monroe Pk & Rd & Bus Bay T to N Moore St & Rosslyn Station Bus Bay C
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Center St @ Locust St to Wiehle Metro Bay H
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Herndon and Boston is 653 km. The road distance is 734 km.

The cheapest way to get from Herndon to Boston is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 8 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Herndon to Boston is to fly which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $80 - $320.

It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Herndon to Boston, including transfers.